Hôtel Loews Le Concorde

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Hôtel Loews Le Concorde
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General information
Status Complete
Type Hotel
Architectural style Brutalist
Location 1255 cours du Général-du-Montcalm
Québec City, Québec, Canada
Coordinates 46°48′18″N 71°13′02″W / 46.805107°N 71.21711°W / 46.805107; -71.21711Coordinates: 46°48′18″N 71°13′02″W / 46.805107°N 71.21711°W / 46.805107; -71.21711
Completed 1974
Height
Roof 91 m (299 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 31

Le Concorde, officially named Hôtel Loews Le Concorde Québec, is a skyscraper hotel in Quebec City, Canada. Le Concorde is known for its revolving restaurant, L'Astral, which is situated on the top floor of the hotel and offers a 360-degree view of Quebec City and the Saint Lawrence River. The hotel contains 405 rooms over 26 floors.

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Since its construction in 1970 by wealthy businessman Marcel Adams, owner of the company Développement Iberville, Le Concorde has been operated by the luxury hotel management company Loews under the terms of a 99-year lease. In 2069, at the end of this lease, ownership will return to Adams or his successor.

In November 2013, Loews announced that the building would cease operations as a hotel in February 2014.[1] Early in January, it was announced that the hotel would be sold to Groupe Savoie in order to transform it into a retirement apartment building.

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